B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-37734 / Cuddle Cat

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-37734 / Cuddle Cat


  • RCL: ET-G

MACR: 1686

Missions: 19


History of
B-17 42-37734 / Cuddle Cat

Delivered Denver 10/8/43; Gr Island 3/9/43; Assigned 336BS/95BG [ET-G] Horham 8/9/43; with L. Jeffers force landed RAF Lissett 13/11/43; with Bob Currence force landed Thorpe Abbotts 16/12/43; 19m, Missing in Action Kiel 5/1/44 with Bob Currence, Co-pilot: Harvey Hankins, Navigator: Marvin Edwards, Bombardier: John Werner, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Lou Rabinowitz, Waist gunner: John Campbell,Tail gunner: Leo Zardy (7 Prisoner of War); Radio Operator: Theo Woznicki, Ball turret gunner: Ray Davis (2 evaded capture); Waist gunner: Jim Kelleher (Killed in Action); crashed Biesmeree, four miles SE of Florennes, Bel. Missing Air Crew Report 1686 or 4886. CUDDLE CAT.

Last updated: 12. April 2018


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